Weekly Updates 25th January 24

Dear Parents/Carers,

Please find this week’s updates and reminders below:

School Office

If you need to come to the School Office, please enter through the lobby outside main reception. Please do not enter internally through the school hall or corridors.


Just to confirm the children will be having lunch before finishing school early at 1pm on Friday 2nd February.

Mrs Betts memorial donation

Just a reminder – we have set up a memorial ParentPay link for anyone wishing to donate money towards a bench and tree in memory of Mrs Sue Betts.

Juniors – Lost Property

We have a lot of un-named coats in the Junior lost property again, so please come and have a look through at pick up/drop off to see if any of these belong to your child.

Priority Football Camps
Football fun during the February Half Term holidays, for boys and girls of all abilities and experience levels.

Please see flyer attached

Other Reminders:-

School Office

The School Office is open from 8:30am – 3:45pm.  If you ring after 3:45pm then please leave a message which will be picked up the next morning.  We do get very busy, particularly at School drop off and pick up, so if we don’t answer your call, please leave a message or e-mail us and we will get back to you as soon as we can.   You can e-mail us on office@highdownschools.org.

Please always confirm your child’s name and class in any message or e-mail.

If you would like to come to the School Office, please buzz at the pedestrian gate and come to the hatch in the lobby outside main reception.

Reporting absences

Absences must be reported by phoning the school on 01275 843969 by 10:00am each day.  

*Please do not e-mail absences because the e-mail may not be seen until later in the day, by which time the absence will have been marked as unauthorised.  

Useful Dates:-

Tuesday 30th January

Nursery stay and play 2:45-3:30

Thursday 1st February

Nursery stay and play 8:45-9:30

Friday 2nd February

Infants and Nursery closing at 1pm

Kind Regards,

Lisa & Keely

School Office

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High Down Schools
Down Road, Portishead
Bristol BS20 6DY